Rector/Vicar/Priest in Charge

Fernandina Beach, FL
Type: Clergy
Posted Mar 24, 2021
Job Title
Rector/Vicar/Priest in Charge
Name of church or organization
St. Peter’s Episcopal Church
Fernandina Beach, FL
Job Description
St. Peters Episcopal Church is seeking a new rector.  We strive to be a warm, welcoming community of people called to know, love, worship and serve Jesus Christ and His people.  We believe the Christian life is a journey and we invite God’s people to journey with us. Located at 801 Atlantic Avenue – which turns into Centre Street, the heart of downtown Fernandina Beach – our beautiful and historic church is often referred to as “The Jewel of Centre Street.”

We seek a Rector who:

Can help establish a shared vision that will grow and sustain St. Peters into the future.

  • Will work with the congregation to discover, develop, and use our spiritual gifts to the glory of God.
  • Can advance our efforts to minister to those in need – in our parish and throughout the community.
  • Has proven leadership abilities to not only direct and support multiple ministries, but also guide staff to fulfill their objectives.

We also desire a Rector who:

  • Will inspire us to faithfully and enthusiastically follow Christ to achieve our Mission.
  • Embraces the unique differences among our congregants.
  • Possesses a demonstrated ability to reconcile varying points of view to maintain a unified body.
  • Exhibits an engaging, welcoming, and warm attitude.
Type of Commitment
Full Time
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Application Process
Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and OTM portfolio to The Rev. Canon Allison DeFoor at Diocese of Florida, 325 N. Market Street, Jacksonville, FL 32202;
Application Deadline
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